From Athens to Abu Dhabi: The Special Olympics World Games Flame of Hope flies with Etihad Airways

Sun 03 Mar 2019 03:27 PM GST
Etihad Airways, official airline partner of Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019, has delivered the World Games Flame of Hope to the UAE capital.

The flame was carried in a specially designed cradle yesterday on a Boeing 787-9 aircraft sporting the airline’s new Special Olympics livery, which proudly displays the images of four UAE Special Olympics athletes along its fuselage. The flight was flown by Captain Fouad Almarzouqi from the UAE, and Captain Spiridon Nakos from Greece.

The Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 will take place between 14 – 21 March and you can find further information here.

(Source: Arabianbusiness.com YouTube channel)